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Ignoring Sync of Local Files to Dropbox on Linux

Estimated read time: 7 minutes

To make the most of Dropbox, it can make sense to backup the files you care the most about and skip the ones that simply take too long to upload and eat up all your space. Such candidates could be hidden .git/ folders and node_modules/, but how do you exclude them locally? Let’s find out.


Using dmenu to Optimize Common Tasks

Estimated read time: 12 minutes

If remembering dozens of keyboard shortcuts isn’t your forte, let dmenu come to the rescue! With this awesome tool, you will be able to create menus from plain text files swiftly and effortlessly (almost).


Tag Navigation in Vim

Estimated read time: 3 minutes

A quick introduction to tag navigation in Vim/Neovim.


Dispose of Spam with Disposable Emails And More!

Estimated read time: 8 minutes

Have you ever received spam to your email address? Unless you are extremely lucky or are actually disconnected from the Internet and thus most probably not reading this, chances are you might have had an offer or two to receive gold from a Nigerian prince in the past. Before those princes and princesses generously start giving away their cryptocurrency in the near future in exchange for a trip to Western Union, get prepared and hide away your precious address!


Executing Shell Commands in a Python Script

Estimated read time: 2 minutes

Even for simple tasks, it is often worth basing one’s work on existing solutions when it is an appropriate option… And such can be the case when writing Python scripts!

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